LYMPHANGIOMA CIRCUMSCRIPTION of the GROIN

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This dilatation of the lymphatic channels may occur in the groin. Surgery and radiation therapy for cervical neoplasia, tuberculous inguinal lymphadenitis, and Crohn's disease are predisposing factors. In some cases, no obvious cause may be found.

Clinical

Multiple, clear, fluid filled vesicles may develop bilaterally on the vulva or scrotum, secondary to impaired lymphatic drainage. Warty lesions mimicking condyloma may occur [BJD 1993;129;334].

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References

Journal of the Saudi Society of Dermatology & Dermatologic Surgery (2013) 17, 29–31


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